Web-Based Collaboration and Decision Making Support: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach

Web-Based Collaboration and Decision Making Support: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach

Nikos Karacapilidis (University of Patras, Greece) and Manolis Tzagarakis (University of Patras, Greece)
DOI: 10.4018/jwltt.2007100102
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Abstract

Arguing that a varying level of formality needs to be offered in systems supporting argumentative collaboration, this article proposes an incremental formalization approach that has been adopted in the development of CoPe_it!, a Web-based tool that complies with collaborative principles and practices, and provides members of communities engaged in argumentative discussions and decision making processes with the appropriate means to collaborate towards the solution of diverse issues. According to the proposed approach, incremental formalization can be achieved through the consideration of alternative projections of a collaborative workspace.

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